The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 25 Jun 1903

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p.1 Hurled Into The River - while dredging on St. Clair Flats, an accident to chain and dipper caused 3 men to be hurled into water.



The steamer New York arrived from down the river today.

Crawford's wharf: schooner Marianette cleared for Oswego.

The schooner Collier cleared for Charlotte with feldspar.

Folger's wharf: schooner Two Brothers from Charlotte with coal.

Swift's wharf: steamers Rideau King cleared for Ottawa; Toronto down and up; Corsican up tonight.

Messrs. Chestnut and Molther, Oswego, N.Y., are in the city to inspect the boilers of some Kingston steamers that touch at American points.

M.T. company elevator: tug Bronson up with two light barges and cleared down with three, grain-laden; steamer Denver clears tonight for Oswego to load coal for Chicago.

To Wind Up Business - (city council) ....There are several hulks of old, and even more recently sunken steamers in Anglin's Bay, and near where the government dredge is now at work. It is claimed that these should be removed.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 25 Jun 1903